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HIST 123 U.S. History from the Asian Pacific American Perspective

3 hours lecture, 3 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course is a review of Asian Pacific Americans in the social, economic, political, and cultural development of the United States from the 1850s to the present. The emphasis is on the Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Asian Indian, Filipino, Vietnamese, Cambodian, Lao, Hmong, and Native Hawaiian experiences. Topics include immigration and settlement patterns of diverse Asian groups, family formation and community development, American overseas expansion, and California constitutionalism. This course is intended for all students interested in history, ethnic studies, and Asian American studies.

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